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The Shetland Times Ltd is Shetland’s leading communications organisation. Founded in 1872 the company publishes the islands’ popular weekly newspaper The Shetland Times.

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Man bailed over alleged knife incident
10/11/2014, by in News

A man has been released on bail at Lerwick Sheriff Court after allegedly brandishing a knife.Laurence Johnstone, 65, of Unst, was accused of behaving aggressively and having an offensive weapon when he appeared from custody before sheriff Philip Mann.The offence is said to have taken place ... Read more...

SUPERVISOR – NIGHTSHIFT

The successful applicant will be responsible for supervising a production area in the factory on our nightshift. Full training will be given but previous supervisory experience and excellent communication skills are essential.This is a permanent position offering a guaranteed forty hours per wee... Read more...

23 GRESSY LOAN, LERWICK, ZE1 0YB
07/11/2014, by in Properties

Detached, three-bedroom bungalow situated in a quiet residential location by the coast with uninterrupted sea views. Fully enclosed site with substantial garden/lawn areas. Fully double-glazed with oil-fired central heating. Within walking distance of the local high school, small golf course and all... Read more...

Security Officer

Required for a corporate contract based in Shetland, Scotland working five-on five-off shift rotating pattern.Duties will include access control, security patrols at fi xed intervals, ensuring that doors and windows are properly shut and locked, investigating unusual conditions and assisting the... Read more...

PILOT / ASSISTANT HARBOURMASTER

A position has arisen for a Pilot / Assistant Harbourmaster to assist with the safe navigation of vessels within the Pilotage Limits of the Port of Lerwick.Based in Lerwick, Shetland, the postholder will train to become a Licensed Pilot for the Port, providing assistance to shipmasters in the sa... Read more...

ASSISTANT TECHNICAL OFFICER

HJALTLAND HOUSING ASSOCIATION LTDSalary on a scale £28,742 - £31,131 including island and essential car user allowances. In addition to the salary and allowances a mileage rate will be paid. The Association operates a contributory occupational pension scheme.We are looking for a person wi... Read more...

82 Commercial Street, Lerwick
07/11/2014, by in Properties

SHOP/OFFICES Opportunity to buy or lease versatile and attractive commercial premises in excellent trading location in central shopping area. Sales area is extensive and has two large display windows fronting Commercial Street. The rear area consists of two offi ces overlooking Harrison Square, hal... Read more...

Fish Farm Site Operative

The Company: Hjaltland Seafarms, a subsidiary of Grieg Seafood, is a leading producer of quality Scottish farmed salmon, with a proven track record of achievement. We have an opening for a dynamic and dedicated site operative on a fish farm site in the Scalloway area.The Role: The successful c... Read more...

SERVICE ENGINEER

An opportunity has arisen for a position as a service engineer in our Company.Based in Scalloway, with more than sixty years experience, we provide a wide range of services to the marine industries in Shetland including the installation, servicing and repair of all marine electronics such as rad... Read more...

Upper Langaskule, Bixter
07/11/2014, by in Properties

Detached 1½ storey, three / four bedroom property in large site just outside the village of Bixter on Shetland’s west side.Facing west and set in a main garden area full of mature trees & shrubs, the property comprises a living room, kitchen / diner, double bedroom, 4th bedroom / 2nd rece... Read more...

Various vacancies

• Communications Assistant – Lerwick • Handyperson – Lerwick • Social Care Workers – Various • Payments Officer – Lerwick • Administration Support Worker – Whalsay • Clerical Assistant – Lerwick • Communications Officer – Lerwick • Assistant Cook – Lerwick •... Read more...

Project / Account Manager

We are seeking a project / account manager to join our busy team in Lerwick.You will be responsible for managing a number of client projects simultaneously, liaising with clients, colleagues and suppliers to ensure every project runs successfully. Excellent organisational and time management ski... Read more...

ENGINEERING LECTURER

An opportunity has arisen for a suitably experienced individual to join NAFC Marine Centre as an Engineering Lecturer in our ever-expanding engineering department.Candidates should have experience working within an engineering environment with proven practical experience of Milling and Turning,... Read more...